Michael Magers

Documentary Photographer
Up Close and Personal - A Selection of Recent Work
Location: New York, NY
Nationality: USA
Biography: Michael  Magers  is a documentary photographer and journalist based in New York City.  He is a frequent collaborator with the award-winning team at  Roads & Kingdoms  and served as the lead photographer on their... read on

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The Ama - Japan's Aging Mermaids

By Michael Magers — From the article  “A Free Dive in Japan”  via Rods & Kingdoms (excerpt below): It’s known as..

Tribo - The Moto-Taxi Boys of Luanda

By Michael Magers / Luanda — This is the Luanda I saw: Porsches and favelas, beauty and decay, pockets of immense change and total..

Images from Haiti's First International Surf Competition

By Michael Magers — A couple of years ago, exhausted after working on a story in Port au Prince, I ended up at a small surf..

Una Noche en La Fabrica: Portraits of Cuban Youth

By Michael Magers / Havana, Cuba — Cuba is on the verge of something big. It’s not just the normalization of relations with the U.S., but a..

Shokunin: Japan's Vanishing Masters

By Michael Magers — It’s been said that in Japan objects are born not made. In a society that increasingly values speed over..
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